P. K. Subban

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P. K. Subban
PK Subban - Montreal Canadiens 2015b.jpg
Subban with the Canadiens on January 2, 2015
Born (1989-05-13) May 13, 1989 (age 33)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 210 lb (95 kg; 15 st 0 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
NHL team
Former teams
New Jersey Devils
Montreal Canadiens
Nashville Predators
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 43rd overall, 2007
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 2009–present

Pernell-Karl Sylvester Subban MSC[1] (/ˈsubæn/ SOO-ban; born May 13, 1989) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He currently plays for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Career[change | change source]

Before playing in the NHL, Subban played 4 years with the Belleville Bulls of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). Subban was drafted with the 43rd overall pick by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. He made his NHL debut with the Canadiens on February 12, 2010, in a 3–2 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers.[2] During the game, he assisted on a Glen Metropolit goal for his first point in the NHL.[3] On April 26, 2010, Subban played in his first NHL playoff game. He also recorded his first NHL playoff point when he assisted on a Michael Cammalleri goal.[4] He scored his first goal on April 30, 2010, in game one of Canadiens' second round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Governor General to Present Honours in Montréal". February 27, 2017.
  2. "Canadiens, Flyers begin home-and-home in Philly". NHL. Retrieved 2014-05-28.
  3. "Flyers hold off Canadiens 3-2 for third straight win". NHL. Retrieved 2014-05-28.
  4. "Canadiens 4, Capitals 1". NHL. Retrieved 2014-05-28.
  5. "Pens use PP goals to beat Montreal in series opener". NHL. Retrieved 2014-05-28.

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